Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Historic Washington State Park Ozark Folk Center Region Southwest Central North Central Lower Delta Northwest Upper Delta Park Activity Diamond Digging Fishing Hiking Mountain Biking Watchable Wildlife Backpacking Climbing Geocaching Horseback Riding Lake Tours Motorcycling Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Meg Matthews Leita Spears Matt Manos Paul Butler Robin Gabe [X] Monika Rued [X] Kelly Farrell Date Published April 2020 March 2020 January 2019 [X] November 2018 September 2018 March 2018 [X] November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 [X] July 2017 June 2017 [X] May 2017 [X] January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 August 2016 Arkansas State Parks December To Do List Nov 2018 ⁄ Monika Rued December is a wonderful time to connect with your community in Arkansas state parks. We have interpretative programs and events on tap all month to celebrate the holidays. Christmas and Candlelight at Historic Washington State Park Nov 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued Christmas and Candlelight at Historic Washington State Park in Washington, Ark., is a delightful time to connect with our rich Arkansas history and experience Historic Washington at its finest. Let’s Ride: Mountain Biking Exhibit at State Capitol Jul 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued “Let’s Ride: Mountain Biking in the State Parks of Arkansas” is a biking exhibit at the Arkansas Capitol, celebrating mountain biking in Arkansas State Parks. Music Roots Hits All the Right Notes Jul 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued The Music Roots Program in Stone County provides traditional folk music instruction in local schools. Skilled musicians provide youth with classes in traditional folk instruments. Teen Finds 7.44-Carat Diamond at Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park May 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued An Arkansas teen found a 7.44-carat diamond at Crater of Diamond State Park after only searching for 30 minutes. It is the 7th-largest diamond found at the parks since 1972. What is a Park Interpreter? May 2017 ⁄ Kelly Farrell On top of being guides and stewards of the parks, Park Interpreters identify plants and wildlife. They are biologists, geologists, botanists, historians, educators, and recreation specialists. Winter To Do List Jan 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued If you’re looking for ways to come out of hibernation this winter, we have plenty of fun things to do. Here are 10 ideas we rounded up from our Arkansas State Parks team.